Christmas Cleaning Routine 🎄 – 10 Steps to Prep for the Season

Christmas Cleaning Routine | 10 simple steps to get your home ready for the holidays

The holidays can be a stressful time, especially because of all the extra “stuff”. You’re also busier than usual, buying and wrapping gifts, celebrating the festivities with friends, and just generally prepping for the season. What you need is a Christmas cleaning routine that will ensure your home is in tip-top shape while still leaving you plenty of time to cosy up under a comfortable blanket and watch “Elf”… again. 😉 Onwards! -> Onwards! ->

How To Easily Turn Your Home Into A Haven

Top 10 posts of 2017 on HowToGYST.com – #9. How to easily turn your home into a haven

Life gets stressful, and you need somewhere you can feel fully relaxed — a shelter from the storms of work and the outside world. That’s what your home is supposed to be but, often, you walk through your door and are confronted by even more work. Piles of laundry, a sink full of dirty dishes, toys strewn around the room… Ugh. Your home is starting to feel more ‘zoo’ than ‘zen’. Onwards! -> Onwards! ->

These Decluttering Questions Will Make You Clear The Clutter Right Now

Top 10 posts of 2017 on HowToGYST.com – #8. Decluttering questions that will make you clear the clutter right now | Declutter your home, declutter your life | decluttering tips | clearing clutter and organizing your home | home organization | learn how to let things go & get rid of stuff

Sometimes it feels that things have gotten so out of hand that there’s nothing for it but to burn down the house and start again from scratch. (Anyone else ever felt like this?) Decluttering can be difficult, particularly when you don’t even know where to start. Stuff is screaming at you from every surface and you feel that if you could just see your table top again, life would be a little easier. You’re sick of losing things, and falling over things, and generally feeling like the clutter is getting out of control, but you’re struggling to actually let go of… Onwards! ->

How To Speed Clean Your House For Unexpected Guests

If you’re the type of person who likes to drop by someone’s house unannounced, you’ve only yourself to blame if you walk into a war zone and your host isn’t 100% focused. Giving someone as much notice as possible is not only common courtesy, but it saves the person from feeling the need to speed clean. To the rest of us who know these people, this post is for you. Onwards! -> Onwards! ->

Nix The Nigglers: Taking Care of Trifling Tasks

Tackle those small, trifling tasks and nix the nigglers once and for all

I’d be willing to bet that there are at least 10 things in your life right now that bug the living snot out of you. And not just that, but 10 reasonably minor, easily fixable things. Like that blinking light in your bathroom. Or the dead batteries in your doorbell. (I’m sharing my own silly examples below.) They may not be priorities, but now’s the time to tackle them. Onwards! -> Onwards! ->